June 20, 2021

Terror attack in central Jerusalem leaves 14 Israeli soldiers injured

NFTV : International Desk :Asia : At least 14 soldiers were Injured, one critical , in a suspected terrorist attack in Jerusalem in Thursday morning, according to police and medical services.

The attack, a vehicular assault, occurred at 2 a.m. at Jerusalem’s First Station and is being investigated as a terror attack, according to police.

After the incident the driver of the vehicle fled from the spot , Israeli security forces started the manhunt .

The Injured troops belonged to the Israel Defense Forces’ Golani Brigade, according to an IDF spokesperson, and had been visiting the First Station, a historic Jerusalem site, as part of a “heritage tour” ahead of their early-morning swearing-in ceremony at the Western Wall.